December 20, 2020 Subject:
a interesting catalog
Has some interesting text ("why owning a stereopticon is a profitable venture") and some illustrations of the equipment. The scan quality is not particularly high but perfectly legible.
Excerpt of one of the offerings of the catalog (a set of slides to be shown via projector):
== Excerpt ==
TEN NIGHTS IN A BAR ROOM.
(With descriptive reading.)
1 The arrival at the “Sickle and Sheaf.”
2 Joe Morgan’s Little Mary begs him to come home.
3 Slade throws a glass at Joe Morgan and hits Mary.
4 Joe Morgan suffering the horrors of Delirium Tremens.
5 Death of Joe Morgan’s Little Mary.
6 Frank Slade and Tom Wilkins on a spree.
7 Willie Hammond induced to gamble.
8 Harvey Green stabs Willie Hammond to death.
9 Quarrel between Slade and his son Frank.
10 Frank Slade kills his father with a bottle.
11 Meeting of the Citizens in the Bar Room.
12 The departure from the " Sickle and Sheaf."